'The stuff of science fiction' Pioneering UK-designed satellite ready for assembly

Express.co.uk | 1/10/2019 | Staff
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Dr Graham Turnock, CEO UK Space Agency said: “Communications satellites like EUTELSAT QUANTUM that can be reprogrammed to adapt coverage and connectivity in orbit could until recently be considered the stuff of science fiction.

“Through our €480m development funding in the European Space Agency’s ARTES programme, the government’s Industrial Strategy and partnering with industry leaders such as Airbus, we are helping UK businesses transform ‘the stuff of science fiction’ into commercial advantage, resulting in jobs, growth and...
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